Biennale Matter of Art 2020 Exhibition Came to a Close

It connected international contemporary art with activities for the local community, has concluded. The project continues with an online program. /

The exhibition with the subtitle Come Closer was organized by tranzit.cz and took place in Prague from 22 July to 15 November 2020 in five main locations.

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Artist-in-Residence Programme at Q21/MuseumsQuartier – Call for Applications 2021

Artists-in-Residence program by ERSTE Foundation, tranzit, Igor Zabel Association and Kontakt Collection /

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Come Closer: Biennale Matter of Art opens on July 22

The project comprises an exhibition of contemporary art as well as an expansive community program /

Among the participants of the first edition are Lucy Beech, Ragnar Kjartansson, Candice Breitz, Marina Abramović, Thomas Hirschhorn, Iza Pavlina, Jean-Charles de Quillacq, Eric Baudelaire, Karol Radziszewski & dozens of others.

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Biennale Matter of Art announces new date

The first edition of the new showcase for contemporary art will be open from 21 July 2020 /

The programme has been rescheduled due to the measures introduced by the Czech government in response to the SARS-CoV-2 virus outbreak earlier this year. Despite these difficulties the exhibition will be postponed by only one month, will run until October 2020 and admission will be free throughout the event.

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Results of International Summer Academy Salzburg open call

Ten curators and artists from five countries were selected for the fellowship /

At the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg, teachers and students explore clearly stated questions, where importance is accorded to the creativity of all participants, where the focus is on art production, theory and education.

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Salzburg Summer Academy 2020 Fellowship Open Call until 15 March 2020

ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, the Slovak Republic and Slovenia /

Select participants will be able to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2020.

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Collective as Social Organism

artist talk by Hafiz Rancajale & Otty Widasari /

Presentation by our residents Hafiz Rancajale and Otty Widasari on the current situation of Indonesian society, the local position of art and the development of the history of modern and contemporary art in Indonesia.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 6pm
Academy of Fine Arts, U Akademie 4, Prague 7

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Confusion is Chaos Buried

pop up exhibition + performance /

The one-day pop-up exhibition will tackle the topic of diasporic condition, what it means to have more than one identity, to exist between two cultural contexts, to inherit a culture or to identify with a culture.

Anthill, Americká 39, Prague 2
September 29, 2019 at 6 p.m

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Strike for climate

tranzit.cz strikes for climate /

On September 20, 2019, the team of tranzit.cz strikes for climate.

The Right to Truth. Conversations on Art and Feminism

presentation + discussion /

The publication will be presented by Oksana Briukhovetska, artist, co-author and designer of the book.

Afterwards, a discussion with our resident, Anna Kravtes, and curators Tereza Stejskalová and Zuzana Štefková will take place.

Tuesday September 17 2019, 6:30 pm

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Artists in Residence Programme MQ Air 2020 - CALL FOR APPLICATION

Artists-in-Residence programme of ERSTE Foundation, tranzit, Igor Zabel Association and Kontakt. Art Collection. / /

The Artist in Residence Programme at MuseumsQuartier in Vienna (MQ AiR) is part of ERSTE Foundation’s long-termed endeavour to support contemporary art and to strengthen the situation of its creators, especially in the region of Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. The MQ AIR program is realized together tranzit, Igor Zabel Association (IZA) and Kontakt Collection. Kontakt will collaborate with the Zagreb based WHW Akademija.

Call for application now open until: 22.9.2019

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Moi Tran - Reconfiguring the Value of Sadness. Where do we place our value?

performance + discussion with the artist /

Moi Tran, Born in Vietnam with Chinese Heritage.
A refugee of the Vietnam War, her work examines the effects of Dis/placement and narratives in Diaspora. In an ever-evolving negotiation she calls this process the ‘Eternal detour of identity’. An Artist, Researcher and Designer based in the UK exploring intersections between Contemporary Art and Performance.

7th June 2019
6.30pm Performance - Burning to the End
7.00pm Artist Sharing of Research Paper Reconfiguring the Value of Sadness

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Feminist (Art) Institution

seminars, lectures /

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ERSTE Foundation is main partner of tranzit:

ERSTE Stiftung